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Bonnet

American
1860s


Object Place, United States

Dimensions

Overall (without ties): 25.4 x 21 x 12.7 cm (10 x 8 1/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

47.1519

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, lace, grosgrain piping

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

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Costumes

A bonnet of white satin trimmed with blue silk grosgrain piping ribbons and fringe ruching, small artificial rose buds and white silk lace around face. Worn by Luciana Foster, born August 19, 1841, who married Frank Tripp, October 16, 1861. Cf.: 46.1015, wedding dress.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp